Amber has won the 2015 Malta Eurovision Song Contest final with her powerful ballad, Warrior. The song is composed by Elton Zarb and Muxu who were the successful team behind Gaia Cauchi ‘s victory at the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with Start.
14 finalists qualified from last night’s semi-final and they all competed at the Marsa Shipyard venue, where the Junior Eurovision Song Contest was hosted last week.
Runner up position went to Christabelle with Rush and third place went to Glen Vella, the 2011 Eurovision participant for Malta, with Breakaway.
The guests included the 2014 Maltese Eurovision participants, Firelight and the winner of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, Conchita Wurst.
Congratulations to Amber on her victory and now we will see her carry the Maltese flag to Vienna in May 2015.
You can see Amber perform Warrior here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OerHNcdIRSA
Malta tonight held the semi-final of the Malta Eurovision Song Contest. 20 acts competed for a place in the final to be held on Saturday night (22 November). The show was held at the same venue as the Junior Eurovision Song Contest one week ago, Marsa Shipyard.
The 20 finalists for the Malta Eurovision Song Contest selection were announced on the local TVM show, Xarabank. They include several familiar names from national selections and two former Malta Eurovision contestants return. Glen Vella (2011) and Gianluca Bezzina as part of L-Ahwa with four of his sisters and a brother. Amongst the selection are Sisters (Ekklesia), they are a group of nuns.There will be song composed by 2009 Eurovision winner, Alexander Rybak (Norway) for Franklin Calleja. There will be a semi-final on 21 November and the final will be the following evening 22 November.